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The Palace during WWII

Description: Photograph of two soldiers in uniform standing in front of the Palace Theater in Childress, Texas during World War II. Two jeeps labeled "U. S. Army Recruiting Service" are parked in front of the theater. A sign that reads "What Next Cpl Hargrove" is affixed to the front of the theater.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

Palace's new &50,000 interior in 1937

Description: Photograph of the Palace Theater's interior. Several rows of seats are visible on the ground level and in the balcony. The interior was rebuilt in 1937 after fire damage.
Date: c. 1937
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

Rufus Layton

Description: Photograph of Rufus Layton, son of G. S. Layton. Co-owner of Phipps and Layton Theaters.
Date: 1937
Creator: Webb Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

[Campus Theater]

Description: Photograph of Campus Theater in Denton, Texas. The Denton County Courthouse is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Building Under Construction

Description: Copy negative of the Metro Theatre in Abilene while under construction. The building has a brick front area and a tin half cylinder shape in back with construction materials laying around and a sign in front.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Theater Manager

Description: Photograph of a portrait of a man. The man is identified as the manager of the Park Drive-In Theater. He is wearing a suit and tie.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Theater Manager

Description: Photograph of a portrait of a man. The man is identified as the manager of the Park Drive-In Theater. He is wearing a suit and tie.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Theater Manager

Description: Photograph of a portrait of a man. The man is identified as the manager of the Park Drive-In Theater. He is wearing a suit and tie.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Theater Manager

Description: Photograph of a portrait of a man. The man is identified as the manager of the Park Drive-In Theater. He is wearing a suit and tie.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Theater Manager

Description: Photograph of a portrait of a man. The man is identified as the manager of the Park Drive-In Theater. He is wearing a plaid suit and solid colored tie, and is looking to his right.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Theater Manager

Description: Photograph of a portrait of a man. The man is identified as the manager of the Park Drive-In Theater. He is wearing a plaid suit and solid colored tie.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Theater Manager

Description: Photograph of a portrait of a man. The man is identified as the manager of the Park Drive-In Theater. He is wearing a plaid suit and solid colored tie.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Theater Manager

Description: Photograph of a portrait of a man. The man is identified as the manager of the Park Drive-In Theater. He is wearing a plaid suit and solid colored tie.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Theater Billboard

Description: Copy negative of the Paramount Theater's marquee in Abilene, Texas. The marquee reads, "Max Reinhardt's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" Roadshow Presentation - 2 Shows Only - 3:30 & 8 P.M.". In the foreground is an empty street. Written below the photograph is, "War Bond Parades, World War II".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Crowd in Front of Theater

Description: Copy negative of a picture of a crowd of people in front of the Queen Theatre. Wally Akin is standing on a platform wearing a dark suit. There are signs on the front of the theater building and a typed descriptive note at the bottom of the picture.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Opening of the Paramount Theater

Description: Photograph of the Paramount Theater interior. There are three long rows of seats with two aisles and the balcony is shown at the top of the photograph. This image was taken for the opening of the theater.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Opening of the Paramount Theater

Description: Photograph of the Paramount Theater exterior. This image was taken for the opening of the theater. The title "Hell's Angels" is shown on the display board.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Opening of the Paramount Theater

Description: Photograph of the Paramount Theater interior. There are three long rows of seats with two aisles and the balcony is shown at the top of the photograph. This image was taken for the opening of the theater.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Opening of Paramount Theater

Description: Photograph of the Paramount Theater. The photograph was taken for the opening of the theater.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Opening of the Paramount Theater

Description: Photograph of the Paramount Theater interior. There are ten men near large lights on the left. The mayor of Abilene is shown in the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Opening of the Paramount Theater

Description: Photograph of the Paramount Theater exterior. This image was taken for the opening of the theater. The title "Hell's Angels" is shown on the display board.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library